aux problèmes de la prostitution? 10 The appearance of syphilis at the end of the 15th century had stigmatized these houses by the end of the 16th century, but their continued existence was confirmed by King Henry IV (1589-1610). Within the National Assembly, most of those who supported the bill were MPs from the Socialist Party, which dominates the house. "Le châle jaune des prostituées au XIXe siècle : signe d'appartenance ou signe de reconnaissance?". Children, primarily from Romania, West and North Africa, and the Middle East, are victims of sex trafficking in France.